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The Lee County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an attempted homicide tonight in the Palm Island community off Hancock Bridge Parkway in North Fort Myers.
The Lee County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an attempted homicide tonight in the Palm Island community off Hancock Bridge Parkway in North Fort Myers. / Getty Images

Tonight’s shooting in North Fort Myers appears to be a domestic incident, according to the Lee County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies were called to the Palm Island community off Hancock Bridge Parkway in North Fort Myer just before 6:30 p.m.

Deputies have the suspect in custody. The victim, who suffered a gunshot wound, has been transported to the hospital.

Deputies are still trying to determine the relationship between the suspect and victim.

They have not disclosed the sex of either party.

The sheriff’s office has not disclosed the victim’s condition, or if the injury was life threatening.

No further details are available at this time.

Check back with news-press.com for further updates.

7:05 p.m. update

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an attempted homicide tonight in the Palm Island community off Hancock Bridge Parkway in North Fort Myers.

Deputies have the suspect in custody. The victim, who suffered a gunshot wound, has been transported to the hospital.

The call came in just before 6:30 p.m.

The sheriff’s office has not disclosed the victim’s condition, or if the injury was life threatening.

No further details are available at this time.

Check back with news-press.com for further updates.

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